Two more of the laid off workers have provided The Daily Caller News Foundation evidence corroborating the initial report that Disney blacklisted the workers from contracting work with Disney for one year, after laying them off and forcing them to train their foreign replacements.
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Is the bad PR for Disney canceling their outsourcing plans?...Remember this? UPDATE : Yes they did...Emails: Disney ‘Loosened Reins’ On Employment Black List Following Negative Reports
Via The Daily Caller
Disney ABC Television Group reversed a decision to lay off about 35 tech workers this week, following recent reports that Disney laid off hundreds of tech workers in January after forcing them to train their replacements.
Two weeks ago, Disney ABC told a team of between 30 and 35 application developers they were being laid off, some at the end of July, and that their jobs were going to an IT contractor with large offshore operations, reported Computer World. But on Thursday, Disney ABC told the workers plans had changed and they would not be laid off.
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